Tamsulosin Ineffective for Small Ureteral Stones

The passage rate for ureteral stones less than 9 mm in diameter did not differ significantly between tamsulosin and placebo recipients, study finds.

Finasteride for Prostate Cancer Prevention

Clinicians can rest easier about recommending finasteride to more men, according to experts.

Daily Coffee Drinking May Prevent CKD

Drinking one cup of coffee daily was associated with 24% lower risk for chronic kidney disease.

Emergency Department Gout Visits Rise Dramatically

US study documents a 27% increase in visits to emergency departments for a primary diagnosis of acute gout from 2006 to 2014.

AKI From Unrecognized Nephrotoxic Drugs

According to the authors, this is the first study to identify medications most commonly reported for a specific adverse reaction using the FAERS database.

AUA 2018 Live Coverage

Check out our live coverage from the American Urological Association meeting in San Francisco.

ERA-EDTA Highlights

Check out highlights from the 55th European Renal Association-European Dialysis and Transplant Association congress.

Lessons on Informed Consent

Identifying a patient's preferences and goals leads to a care plan that can reflect those goals, and this may improve patient satisfaction.

How Small Breaches Can Cost Millions

Health care providers are neglecting some basic precautions and thereby allowing breaches of protected health information.

Clinical Pharmacists Are an Option for ...

Clinical pharmacists help manage complex patients because they look at medications with a different eye than a doctor.

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